Research & Academia

RA opportunities at the Brookings Institution!

The Economic Studies Program at the Brookings Institution is currently recruiting for two exciting Research Assistant positions, starting in summer 2024. These are two year appointments, preferably beginning between June 1 and August 1, 2024. This is an excellent opportunity for recent graduates!

Opportunity with the Hutchins Center on Fiscal and Monetary policy:

Opportunity with the Center on Health Policy:

Applicants should have a Bachelor’s degree by summer 2024 in Economics, Mathematics/Statistics, Public Policy, or other Social Sciences with a minor in Economics and will need to submit a cover letter, resume, two letters of recommendation, and a transcript. Applications are being reviewed on a rolling basis and will remain open until filled.

Read more about the positions here.

Federal Government

Economist / Statistician (Economics) – BLS

The Bureau of Labor Statistics is announcing a vacancy for a full-time economist/statistician in Atlanta, Georgia.

Department: Department of Labor
Agency: Bureau of Labor Statistics
Hiring Organization: Atlanta Regional Office
Location(s): 1 vacancy – Atlanta, Georgia
Salary: $51,807.00 to $82,379.00 / PA
Series and Grade: GS-0110/1530-7/9
Open Period: Wednesday, April 24, 2024 to Thursday, May 2, 2024
Position Information: Permanent – Full-time
Who May Apply: Career transition (CTAP, ICTAP, RPL), Open to the public

For more details, and to apply, please see the original job posting.

Campus Events Career Events

Econ Degrees in Financial Jobs – Hegi Center

Join the Hegi Center for a captivating structured discussion where esteemed panelists will shed light on how their economics degrees served as a launchpad for their prosperous careers within finance. Gain invaluable insights into their journey, the strategies they employed, and the key decisions that shaped their success.

If interested, please register through Handshake.

Federal Government

FTC Bureau of Economics Summer Intern

The Bureau of Economics of the Federal Trade Commission is hiring interns for Summer 2024. They are looking for advanced undergraduate economics students who are interested in exploring graduate school (such as those considering a pre-doc for the fall of 2025) or economic policy jobs after graduation. Ideal candidates include students with substantive experience analyzing data in Stata, R, or Python, and excellent written and oral communication skills.

They will only be accepting 150 applications, so we encourage any interested student to apply promptly at and not wait for the deadline.

For more information, please click here.